How To Be A Good Wife

How To Be A Good Wife is an unnerving, thought-provoking psychological thriller.  It has its own website here.

It won a RT Reviewer’s Choice Award, was longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize 2013, is a New York Times Notable Book and an Amazon Editor’s Pick.  It was also chosen as the Target Book Club pick for November.

You can read the reviews here.


I know what my husband would say: that I have too much time on my hands; that I need to keep myself busy. That I need to take my medication. Empty nest syndrome, he tells his friends at the pub, his mother. He’s always said I have a vivid imagination.

Marta and Hector have been married for a long time — so long that she finds it difficult to remember her life before him. He has always taken care of her, and she has always done everything she can to be a good wife.

But when Hector comes home with a secret, their ordered domestic life begins to unravel. In the shadows there is a blonde girl that only Marta can see. And she is trying to tell her something.

Read more on the How To Be A Good Wife website.